Dr. Mark Hoddle, an entomologist and biological control specialist at the University of California Riverside, offers some critical advice.
— Read on www.freshfruitportal.com/news/2020/08/06/how-biocontrol-helps-fight-the-asian-citrus-psyllid/
ne of the unpleasant lessons of the COVID pandemic is how little prepared we’ve been for an event that was, after all, not only predictable in the broad
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2020/07/30/video-debating-europes-pro-organic-farm-to-fork-green-deal-sustainable-agriculture-or-recipe-for-disaster/
The European Sustainable Agriculture through Genome Editing (EU-SAGE) network and its members from 132 European research institutes and associations urge
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2020/07/31/132-research-institutes-press-europe-to-embrace-crispr-crops-and-promote-farming-innovation/
The National Bioengineered Food Disclosure Standard – which requires firms to label ‘bioengineered’ foods and beverages – is unlawful and should be
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2020/07/30/organic-activists-sue-usda-to-nullify-and-revise-bioengineered-food-labeling-standards/
Cosmic Crisp apples, Cotton Candy grapes, and Cuties are among the most fiercely protected fruits in the global IP marketplace.
— Read on thecounter.org/intellectual-property-trademark-ip-law-fruit-cosmic-crisp-cotton-candy-grapes/
Research validating a homeopathic ‘drug’ for erectile function was published in a peer-reviewed science journal. Europe’s Green Party opposes genetic
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2020/07/22/podcast-homeopathic-drug-passes-peer-review-eu-gmo-crops-bad-gmo-medicine-good-wine-industry-wants-crispr/
A uniquely frightening time like this provides a great moment for us all to do what’s best for neighbors, employees, customers – the greater good. Conflicting with this sentiment, EWG’s annual “Dirty Dozen” list stokes our fears of eating fruits & vegetables with pesticide residues. But is EWG right? Or do the benefits of eating produce far outweigh these concerns?
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2020/07/24/viewpoint-pesticides-on-produce-arent-dangerous-ignore-the-dirty-dozen-and-eat-more-fruits-and-veggies/